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Mississippi Coastal Cleanup’s World Ocean Day Beach Cleanup

Ken Combs Pier and Boat Launch 96 Courthouse Rd, Gulfport, MS

Join the Mississippi Coastal Cleanup Program (MSCCP) for a cleanup event at Ken Combs Pier & Boat Launch in Gulfport, Mississippi. The event will begin at 9 AM and wrap […]

Waikīkī Aquarium Beach Cleanup

Sherwood Beach Park 41-43 Aloiloi St, Waimānalo, HI 96795, Waimānalo, HI

Celebrate World Ocean Month by helping clean up Sherwood Beach Park! World Ocean Month calls for people around world to celebrate and honor our one shared ocean that connects us […]

Muizenberg Beach Cleanup

Muizenberg Beach Beach Rd, Muizenberg, Cape Town, 7950, South Africa, Cape Town

WORLD OCEANS DAY CELEBRATION    THEME: Revitalization Collective Action for the Ocean. Shark Spotters in collaboration with the UCT Biological Sciences Postgraduate students will aim to bring awareness about the […]

John Pennekamp Coral Reef State Park World Ocean Day Celebration

John Pennekamp Coral Reef State Park 102601 Overseas Hwy, Key Largo, FL 33037, United States, FL

World Ocean Day is a global movement where participants can come together to celebrate and take action to protect our precious ocean resources. In honor of this special day, John […]

NUPEM na Praia

UFRJ praia dos cavaleiros, Cavaleiros, Macaé, Rio de Janeiro

Alunos e professores do Nupem UFRJ irão comemorar o dia mundial dos oceanos promovendo uma ação de educação ambiental sobre a biodiversidade marinha costeira e a preservação dos oceanos, dia […]

World Ocean Day in Barcelona

Playa Sant Sebastià Playa Sant Sebastià, Barcelona

En colaboración con la organización Under the Water y con el apoyo del Port de Barcelona, ​​el próximo 11 de junio celebraremos el Día Mundial de los Océanos en Barcelona. […]

World Ocean Day Messy Play at Minime’s World Of Adventures

Caledon Community Centre Caledon communty centre, london colney, st albans, hertfordshire, uk, London

Celebrating the world oceans, we will be doing a messy play sensory class exploring the ocean. With different sea animals and play activities, from water play, ice, crafts. Available for […]

Oceans Day in Lunenburg

We’re excited to host an Oceans Day event in collaboration with @fisheriesmuseum on the Lunenburg waterfront!  Join us for activities fun for the whole family and learn how you can get involved […]

WNC Nature Center – River Clean up and BioBlitz

WNC Nature Center 75 Gashes Creek Rd, Asheville, NC

On World Ocean Day, Nature Center staff and volunteers will be making a splash in the Swannanoa River by hosting a river clean up in the morning with community partner RiverLink. […]

World Ocean Day Celebration at Central Florida Zoo & Botanical Gardens

Central Florida Zoo & Botanical Gardens 3755 W. Seminole Blvd, Sanford, FL 32771, Sanford, FL

Come to the Central Florida Zoo & Botanical Gardens to celebrate our planet's beautiful oceans and be inspired to take action to protect marine life and their ocean habitats through […]

World Oceans Day at the National Maritime Museum, Greenwich

National Maritime Museum Romney Road, London, England

Royal Museums Greenwich will be working with several scientific organisations, conservationists, and community groups to produce free workshops, talks and performances at the Museum, suitable for all ages, with a […]

Oceans Week Dive Against Debris

Halifax Waterfront Halifax Waterfront Boardwalk, Halifax, Nova Scotia

Dive into Oceans Week with a collaborative event on the Halifax waterfront. Through Project Aware’s Dive Against Debris, Blowing Bubbles, and Torpedo Rays Scuba Adventures, certified divers can register to […]

Return Beach Rubbish and Earn Shark Bucks with Sea Shelter and Irukandji

Irukandji Shark & Ray Encounters 2 Jessie Rd, Anna Bay NSW 2316, Australia, New South Wales

This World Ocean Day, to support the amazing Sea Shelter, Irukandji is giving away Shark Bucks which are valid dollar for dollar at Irukandji. What does this mean?... on the […]

Move Like the Ocean – Family Yoga at Orange County Libraries

Orange County Library Southeast Branch 5575 S. Semoran Blvd, Orlando, FL

As part of the “Ocean of Possibilities” summer theme at public libraries across the US, you’re invited to join your local library in a variety of activities – from movies, […]

StFX World Oceans Day

J Bruce Brown Hall 2320 Notre Dame Avenue St. Francis Xavier University, Antigonish, Nova Scotia

The StFX Biology Department will be hosting their 9th Annual World Oceans Day event June 11th. The event will promote ocean awareness to younger generations and to the general public. […]

World Ocean Day at Essex County Turtle Back Zoo!

Essex County Turtle Back Zoo 560 Northfield Avenue, West Orange, NJ

Join us at Essex County Turtle Back Zoo, located at 560 Northfield Avenue, West Orange NJ 07052 to meet our educators and discover how we can spring into action for […]

Chesham Bois Village Jubilee Fete

Chesham Bois Common Chesham Bois Common, North Road, Amersham, Amersham

Plant-Based 4 Good will be highlighting plastic pollution from the fishing industry. With an estimated 650,000 marine animals killed annually by “ghost gear” (abandoned fishing gear), we’ll show you what we […]

Paddle Out for SBMM: Celebrating the Santa Barbara Channel

Santa Barbara Maritime Museum 113 Harbor Way, Santa Barbara, CA

Join us for the second annual Paddle Out for the Santa Barbara Maritime Museum (SBMM) fundraiser on Saturday, June 11, from 1:00-4:00 pm at Leadbetter Beach in Santa Barbara, CA. […]

Flint RiverQuarium World Ocean Day Celebration

Flint RiverQuarium 117 Pine Ave, Albany, GA 31701, Albany, GA

This Saturday the Flint RiverQuarium will be hosting a World Oceans Day Celebration. The celebration will be on Saturday, June 11, from 2-6 P.M. The facility will be open one […]

World Ocean Festival- Gaia NoMaya, Brooklyn

Gaia NoMaya 510 Flatbush Avenue, Brooklyn, NY

We are thrilled to bring together so many amazing non-profits, creative communities, musicians, artists, healers, and Brooklyn's diverse and multi-dimensional culture for a great cause to support ocean education for […]

World Ocean Night

Arizona-Sonora Desert Museum 2021 N. Kinney Road, Tucson, AZ, Tucson, AZ

How is the cool, wet ocean connected to the hot, dry desert?  Join us and 10 other ocean related organizations to learn how our saguaros and javelina depend on the […]

Sea Glass Festival

The Windjammer 321 Atlantic Ave, westerly RI 02891, RI

Creating art with beach finds, cleaning our beaches and using our funds from sea glass to driftwood in art work. Come learn about the evolution of sea glass and other […]

Océan21 Nettoyage déchets plage de Nice sur et sous l’eau

Face aux Galeries municipales Quai des Etats-Unis, Nice, Nice

Ramassage de déchets tout public sur les pages de Nice et  et par des plongeurs professionnels sous l'eau. 9h30 Rendez-vous  sur la Promenade des Anglais, au niveau Quai des Etats-Unis, […]

GIORNATA MONDIALE DEGLI OCEANI A SPERLONGA

Porto di Sperlonga Via del Porto, 04029 Sperlonga LT, Italy

- Sea bottom cleaning at the marine protected area Torre Capovento-Punta Cetarola (Sperlonga, Italy). - Readings of illustrated books for children and families on the theme of the sea, oceans […]

Trail for The Ocean Fundraiser

presqu'île de Crozon Cap de la chèvre presqu ile de crozon, Crozon

The Trail for the Ocean takes place between June 12th and September 10th 2022. The objective is to collect €2500 through crowdfunding and dedicate this money to actions to help […]

Festival: CONOCE EL OCÉANO

Oficina de Turismo de Oropesa del mar Plaza París, Tr.ª Concha, s/n, 12594 Oropesa del Mar, Castellón, Spain, Oropesa del Mar, Castellón

Con motivo del Día Mundial del Océano estaremos el próximo domingo 12 de junio en la Oficina de Turismo de Oropesa del mar. Bajo el nombre CONOCE EL OCÉANO, realizaremos […]

World Ocean Day in Spain

El Torreón C. Torreón, 17, Las Lagunas de Mijas, Malaga

In collaboration with other local organizations and with the town hall, on the 12th of June we will be celebrating World Ocean Day in style. Live music, yoga, work outs, […]

Baccaro Point Cleanup

Baccaro Point Lighthouse Road, Barrington, Nova Scotia B0W 2A0 Canada, Barrington, Nova Scotia

June 12th 11:00 AM to 4:00 PM BACCARO, NOVA SCOTIA Organized by Scotian Shores, the Clean Up project, and local fishers, the Baccaro Point Clean Up is welcoming anyone to […]

World Oceans Day celebrations at Fisherman’s Wharf

Fisherman's Wharf 1 Dallas Road, Victoria, British Columbia, Canada, Victoria, British Columbia

Join us in person on Sunday June 12th for our 8th annual World Oceans Day celebrations at Fisherman's Wharf, Victoria, BC! This free, family-friendly event celebrates the world's oceans and […]

2022 Boston Dragon Boat Festival

John Week's Foot Bridge John W. Week's Foot Bridge, Cambridge, MA

Join us in Riverbend Park, near the John W. Weeks Bridge and Harvard Square to experience a day of cultural performances, Asian street food, and exciting dragon boat racing!

Celebrating World Ocean Day by Signing Postcards Together

Silvercord Building Basement, Silvercord Tower, 30 Canton Road, Tsim Sha Tsui

We are a group of people who love collecting postcards. To celebrating World Ocean Day on June 8, a special postcard was designed for our meet-up on June 12. All […]

Home to Overseas Conference

Halifax Convention Centre Halifax Convention Centre, 1650 Argyle St, Halifax, Nova Scotia

June 13th to June 16th HALIFAX, NOVA SCOTIA The H2O conference is an ideal event to engage with Atlantic Canada’s ocean technology industry.  The Home to Overseas Conference, is rapidly becoming Canada’s premier […]

Tide Pool Tales at Orange County Libraries

Southeast Branch 5575 S. Semoran Blvd. Orlando, FL 32822, Orlando, FL

As part of the “Ocean of Possibilities” summer theme at public libraries across the US, you’re invited to join your local library in a variety of activities – from movies, […]

Exhibition by the Ocean Conservation Namibia (OCN)

Swakopmund Museum 8GFF+M8R, Strand St, Swakopmund, Namibia

The special exhibition “Seal rescues and entanglements” from Ocean Conservation Namibia will officially be opened in the Swakopmund Museum on Tuesday, 14 June 2022. It will run until 12 July […]

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Plastic Free Poya – Beach Cleanup

Navalady Beach Navalady Rd, Batticaloa

We're going to clean the coastline of the Manmunai North divisional secretariat area, Kattankudy divisional secretariat area, and Kalmunai divisional secretariat area on the 14th of June 2022 with the […]

Tide Pool Tales at Orange County Libraries

As part of the “Ocean of Possibilities” summer theme at public libraries across the US, you’re invited to join your local library in a variety of activities – from movies, […]

Jervis Bay World Oceans Day

Jervis Bay Brewing Co 3 Duranbah drive, Huskisson, NSW

Save the Oceans by using the ocean's bounty - wisely What you can do for the ocean while the ocean does things for you To celebrate, PhycoHealth will once again […]

Teen Art Adventures: A Splash of the Sea at Orange County Libraries

Orange County Library Southeast Branch 5575 S. Semoran Blvd, Orlando, FL

As part of the “Ocean of Possibilities” summer theme at public libraries across the US, you’re invited to join your local library in a variety of activities – from movies, […]

Toxic Waters Screening at European Parliament

European Parliament Rue Wiertz, 60, Brussels

Join us Wednesday 15 June at 5.45pm at the European Parliament  To mark Ocean Week 2022 and World Ocean Day 2022, join us on Wednesday 15 June at 5.45pm at […]

Great Whales: Up Close and Personal

Royal Ontario Museum Royal Ontario Museum 100 Queen’s Park, Toronto, ON, Toronto, Ontario

In 2017, the ROM shared the incredible journey of Blue, ROM’s beloved blue whale, in Out of the Depths: The Blue Whale Story. The highly successful ROM-original exhibition told the story […]

Ola Beach Club Cleanup

OCEAN CLEAN UP 🌊🧹 For 2 hours on World Oceans Day (8 June), our kayaks and stand-up paddle boards are ✨free✨ for anyone to use, as long as you help […]

SEA LIFE Trust Global Beach Clean

Join us across the UK and beyond as we get ready to tackle plastic pollution on World Oceans Day (8 June). Find your nearest clean, or host your own, right […]

Amazing Animals at Orange County Libraries

Southeast Branch 5575 S. Semoran Blvd. Orlando, FL 32822, Orlando, FL

As part of the “Ocean of Possibilities” summer theme at public libraries across the US, you’re invited to join your local library in a variety of activities – from movies, […]

Aquatic Wild: Marsh Munchers at Orange County Libraries

Southeast Branch 5575 S. Semoran Blvd. Orlando, FL 32822, Orlando, FL

As part of the “Ocean of Possibilities” summer theme at public libraries across the US, you’re invited to join your local library in a variety of activities – from movies, […]

Behind UV Filters

Surfrider Foundation Europe headquarters 64 allée du Moura, Biarritz

BEHIND UV FILTERS : A conference on sunscreens, our Health and our Ocean We have the pleasure of inviting you to a European conference : « Behind UV Filters » […]

#SurfCleanOceans Fundraiser

The planet is breaking down but the surf industry is stepping up! The Surf Industry Members Association is excited to bring back the #SurfCleanOceans campaign - an e-commerce online fundraiser […]

Year 6 Assembly

Rivergums Primary School 1 Avoca Chase Baldivis WA 6171 Australia

We are hosting an assembly to promote World Ocean Day to our school of 650 students. Learn more here

One Ocean Film Tour Vol. 3 – Perth (Leederville)

Luna Leederville Cinema 155 Oxford St, Leederville, Western Australia

Curated and distributed by Adventure Entertainment, the world's leading provider of premium adventure films, ONE OCEAN screens across the United States, Canada, South America, Australia, New Zealand and other parts […]

One Ocean Film Tour Vol. 3 – Perth (Fremantle)

Luna on SX Cinema 13 Essex St, Fremantle, West Australia

Curated and distributed by Adventure Entertainment, the world's leading provider of premium adventure films, ONE OCEAN screens across the United States, Canada, South America, Australia, New Zealand and other parts […]

Beach Cleanups @ Kaohsiung, Taiwan (ROC)

Lu Ji Dian Park No. 32號, Dongshan Rd, Linyuan District, Kaohsiung City, 832, Kaohsiung City

In order to call upon citizens' attention regarding the International Ocean Day on June 8th annually, Citizens Power Social Enterprise Ltd. (CPSE) organized a beach cleanups on June 18, 2022 […]

Paddle On! Intro to Paddle Sports

Jaycee Park Pavilion 525 E River St, Grand Ledge, MI

As part of the “Ocean of Possibilities” summer theme at public libraries across the USA, you’re invited to join your local library in a variety of activities – from movies, […]

Grand Ledge Area District Library: Make A Cork Boat STEM Craft

Grand Ledge Area District Library 201 E Jefferson St, Grand Ledge, MI

As part of the “Ocean of Possibilities” summer theme at public libraries across the USA, you’re invited to join your local library in a variety of activities – from movies, […]

Water Fest in Valencia!

Graderies Nord de La Marina Graderies Nord de La Marina, 46011 València, Valencia, Spain, Valencia

El 25 y 26 de junio estaremos en el Water Fest, de Tuawa, en la Marina de Valencia. El WaterFest es un evento pensado para que todos los miembros de […]

Women on the High Seas at Orange County Libraries

Southeast Branch 5575 S. Semoran Blvd. Orlando, FL 32822, Orlando, FL

As part of the “Ocean of Possibilities” summer theme at public libraries across the US, you’re invited to join your local library in a variety of activities – from movies, […]

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Blue Nile Cleanup

Considering the River Nile  is one of the most important sources of fresh water, we have considered the necessity of cleaning it from single-use plastic and solid waste in order […]

UN Ocean Conference in Lisbon

The UN Ocean Conference, co-hosted by the Governments of Kenya and Portugal, kicks off next week from June 27-July 1. To mobilize action, the Conference will seek to propel much […]

Cuentame Un Cuento: Under the Sea at Orange County Libraries

Orange County Library Southeast Branch 5575 S. Semoran Blvd, Orlando, FL

As part of the “Ocean of Possibilities” summer theme at public libraries across the US, you’re invited to join your local library in a variety of activities – from movies, […]

Public Screening – “Chasing Coral” Film

Swakopmund Museum 8GFF+M8R, Strand St, Swakopmund, Namibia

The Scientific Society Swakopmund invites you to a public screening of the film “Chasing Coral”. The event will take place on 28 June at 18:00 in the Swakopmund Museum. The […]

What Do You Know About H2O?

Southeast Branch 5575 S. Semoran Blvd. Orlando, FL 32822, Orlando, FL

Explore the wonders of water and learn why we need to protect it. Get excited about water conservation! Children will learn what things they can do to help save our […]

Sacred Journey Exhibit

Science World 1455 Quebec Street, Vancouver, British Columbia

Discover how the Tribal Canoe Journeys have catalyzed the revitalization of Indigenous culture, community healing, and youth empowerment on the Pacific Northwest Coast. Experience this amazing journey – told through […]

MONACO ENERGY BOAT CHALLENGE

Yacht Club de Monaco Quai Louis II

The Monaco Energy Boat Challenge is a competition uniting yachting projects around zero emission propulsion and sustainability. The event gathers teams participating in the races & the industry taking part […]

Ocean Defenders & Ocean Heroes

Kitsilano Beach, Acadia Beach, and Trout Lake Kitsilano Beach, Cornwall Ave North End of Yew St, Vancouver, British Columbia Canada, Vancouver, British Columbia

Calling all curious minds! Come join us for a week-long day camp of fun and exploration at the beach. At Ocean Defenders camp, campers will spend their week outdoors by […]

Sea Squirts & Marine Biologists in Training

Kitsilano Beach Cornwall Ave North End of Yew St, Vancouver, British Columbia Canada, Vancouver, British Columbia

This week-long day camp at the beach provides girls with the opportunity to learn what it’s like to be a marine biologist! At Sea Squirts camp, girls will learn hands-on […]

Creatures of the Deep at Orange County Libraries

Orange County Library Southeast Branch 5575 S. Semoran Blvd, Orlando, FL

As part of the “Ocean of Possibilities” summer theme at public libraries across the US, you’re invited to join your local library in a variety of activities – from movies, […]

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Wacousta Picnic Playdate: A Summer Family Storytime

Wacousta Community United Methodist Church playground 9180 Herbison Rd., Eagle, MI

As part of the “Ocean of Possibilities” summer theme at public libraries across the USA, you’re invited to join your local library in a variety of activities – from movies, […]

Family Art Adventures: Strange Sea Creatures at Orange County Libraries

Orange County Library Southeast Branch 5575 S. Semoran Blvd, Orlando, FL

As part of the “Ocean of Possibilities” summer theme at public libraries across the US, you’re invited to join your local library in a variety of activities – from movies, […]

Jaycee Park Pavilion: Intro to Fly Fishing

Jaycee Park Pavilion 525 E River St, Grand Ledge, MI

As part of the “Ocean of Possibilities” summer theme at public libraries across the USA, you’re invited to join your local library in a variety of activities – from movies, […]

Whale Tales at Orange County Libraries

Orange County Library Southeast Branch 5575 S. Semoran Blvd, Orlando, FL

As part of the “Ocean of Possibilities” summer theme at public libraries across the US, you’re invited to join your local library in a variety of activities – from movies, […]

Okinawa International School Marine Day 2022

Azama Sun Sun Beach Azama-1141 3 Chinen, Nanjo, Okinawa 901-1502, Japan

On July 14th, Middle & High School students from the Okinawa International School (OIS) will celebrate Marine Day, a public holiday in Japan when people show appreciation for the seas and oceans.  Location: […]

Meet a Gatorland Wrangler at Orange County Libraries

Orange County Library Southeast Branch 5575 S. Semoran Blvd, Orlando, FL

As part of the “Ocean of Possibilities” summer theme at public libraries across the US, you’re invited to join your local library in a variety of activities – from movies, […]

Aquanuts at Orange Country Libraries

As part of the “Ocean of Possibilities” summer theme at public libraries across the US, you’re invited to join your local library in a variety of activities – from movies, […]